Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0169

CLPX-Ground: Snow Measurements at the Local Scale Observation Site (LSOS), Version 1

This data set presents snow depth, snow water equivalence (SWE), snow wetness data, and snow pit data from two pine sites and a small clearing at the Local Scale Observation Site (LSOS) of the Cold Land Processes Field Experiment (CLPX) in northern Colorado.

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Parameter(s):
  • SNOW/ICE > SNOW COVER
  • SNOW/ICE > SNOW DENSITY
  • SNOW/ICE > SNOW DEPTH
  • SNOW/ICE > SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT
  • SNOW/ICE > Snow Wetness
  • SNOW/ICE > SURFACE ROUGHNESS
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII
Spatial Coverage:
N: 39.95, 
S: 39.95, 
E: -105.9, 
W: -105.9
Platform(s):GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):SNOW DENSITY CUTTER, SNOW MEASURING ROD
Temporal Coverage:
  • 24 March 2003 to 30 March 2003
  • 19 February 2003 to 20 February 2003
  • 25 March 2002 to 30 March 2002
  • 22 February 2002 to 23 February 2002
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Janet Hardy, John Pomeroy, Tim Link, Danny Marks, Don Cline, Kelly Elder, Robert Davis

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Hardy, J., J. Pomeroy, T. Link, D. Marks, D. Cline, K. Elder, and R. Davis. 2003. CLPX-Ground: Snow Measurements at the Local Scale Observation Site (LSOS), Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/447J139006A9. [Date Accessed].

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